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February 15, 2018

Agency presented the investment opportunities in the tourism sector on Adria Hotel Forum

Zagreb, February 15, 2018 – Mr. Zdenko Lucić, Managing Director of the Agency for Investments and Competitiveness, presented investment possibilities in the Republic of Croatia on the 6th Adria Hotel Forum, with emphasis on investments in tourism. “Tourism is one of the most propulsive sectors recording double-digit growth, and Croatia, thanks to its well-preserved nature and high-quality road infrastructure, represents one of the most competitive investment destinations on the Mediterranean.” […]

February 9, 2018

Lasselsberger-Knauf officially opened its second production facility in Zapužan

Lasselsberger-Knauf company from Đurđevac, the daughter company of Lasselsberger and Knauf, and one of the leaders on the market in the segment of producing raw materials in the construction, has today opened its new, i.e. second production facility in Zapužan near Benkovac. This is a 3 million € worth production facility of mortar and fascia that will open 20 new workplaces. The Agency for Investments and Competitiveness has been actively […]

February 1, 2018

Attracting Canadian Investments to the Republic of Croatia was the main topic of the meeting with the representatives of Canadian-Croatian business network

Managing Director of the Agency for Investments and Competitiveness, Mr. Zdenko Lucić and his associates met with the representatives of the Canadian-Croatian Business Network, Mr. Gordan Šamija, Mr. Mike Prpić and Ms. Linda Zanela. The main topic of the meeting was the intensification of relations and further co-operation on attracting Canadian investments to the Republic of Croatia since the total amount of the direct investments from Canada to the Republic […]

January 31, 2018

Director Lucić met with representatives of the Franco-Croatian Chamber of Commerce and Industry

With a total of € 971 million invested in the Republic of Croatia (from 1993 to the 3Q 2017) French investors are ranked 9th in terms of total investments in the Republic of Croatia and make a significant share in total foreign investment statistics. Despite this, there is still room for improvement, and this was precisely the subject of the meeting between the Director of the Agency for Investments and […]

January 29, 2018

Director of Austrian Foreign Trade Office Sonja Holocher-Ertl visited the Agency for Investments and Competitiveness

The Managing Director of the Agency for Investments and Competitiveness Mr. Zdenko Lucić and his associates met today with the Director of the Austrian Federal Economic Chamber in the Republic of Croatia Mag. Sonja Holocher-Ertl. The main topic of the meeting was further co-operation between the two institutions on promoting and attracting Austrian investments and supporting Austrian companies that are already present in the Croatian market. Austrian investors are second […]

January 29, 2018

Managing Director Lucić met with the Director of the German-Croatian Industrial and Trade Chamber

Successful co-operation in providing support to German investors in the Republic of Croatia was the main topic of the meeting that the Agency’s Managing Director Mr. Lucić held with the new director of the German-Croatian Industrial and Trade Chamber Mr. Sven Thorsten Potthoff and Ms. Klaudia Oršanić-Furlan, director of DKIHK business services d.o.o. They have also discussed the organization of joint events in order to promote the Republic of Croatia […]

January 17, 2018

Managing Director Lucić with the Ambassador Maksymiuk about further cooperation in the field of investments

Managing Director of the Agency for Investments and Competitiveness Mr. Zdenko Lucić and Ms. Božica Lapić, Director of the Sector for Investments met with representatives of the Embassy of Canada to Croatia H.E. Mr Daniel Henry Andrew Maksymiuk, Ambassador and Ms Synthia Dodig, Trade Commissioner, to discuss about strengthening cooperation in the field of investment and joint activities that will contribute to promoting Croatia as an investment destination. “Canada is the […]

January 16, 2018

Agency for Investments and Competitiveness and European Investment Project Portal provide easier search for investors

Agency for Investments and Competitiveness has become a partner of the European Investment Project Portal (EIPP), established by the European Commission in order to promote investment projects and investment possibilities in the European Union and to enable projects to reach potential investors worldwide. EIPP’s partners include international financial institutions such as the World Bank, the European Investment Fund, the European Investment Bank and the Council of Europe Development Bank. As its partner, the Agency for […]

January 2, 2018

Invitation for Expressions of Interest by Submission of a Letter of Intent along with a Conceptual Design for Carrying Out the Prukljan Project Located in the Town of Skradin Area

Pursuant to the Decision on Issuing the Invitation for Expressions of Interest for Carrying Out the Prukljan Project in the Town of Skradin, CLASS: 943-01/17-01/21, REFNO: 943-01/17-01/21 of 27 December 2017, the Ministry of State Property issues the Invitation for Expressions of Interest by Submission of a Letter of Intent along with a Conceptual Design for Carrying Out the Prukljan Project Located in the Town of Skradin Area    SUBJECT […]

December 27, 2017

Extension of deadline for submission of binding offers for the purchase of shares of JADRAN d.d. Crikvenica

CERP (The Restructuring and Sale Center), in accordance with article 20.3 of the Tender Documentation, extended the deadline for submission of binding offers for the Company’s shares until January 15, 2018. The Public Invitation for expression of interest for the purchase of shares was published on November 4, 2017. The initial deadline for submission of bids (December 27, 2017) will be extended til January 15, 2018, at 14:00.

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